Senator Dino Melaye ill – Ozekhome tells court

[ad_1]

The Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, was not in court on Thursday to answer charges against him bothering on gun running.

Melaye’s counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), blamed his client’s absence on health ground.

Ozekhome, who was represented by one Yemi Mohammed, presented a medical report.

However, two other persons charged alongside Melaye – Kabir Seidu and and Nuhu Salihu – were present in court.

At the last hearing, Melaye was also absent during the court sitting.

Magistrate Sulyman Abdallah on that day fixed August 9 for commencement of trial.

This followed complaint by the senator that he was attacked by gunmen on his way to Lokoja.

 



[ad_2]

More News

Wani ya yi wa tsohuwa fyaɗe har lahira

Wani jami’in ‘yan sanda mai bincike (IPO), ASP Babatunde Ashifat, a ranar Talata, ya shaida wa wata kotun laifuka da cin zarafin gida da...

Kotu ta yanke wa likita hukuncin ɗaurin rai-da-rai saboda laifin fyaɗe

Kotun laifukan lalata da cin zarafin cikin gida a jihar Legas da ke zamanta a Ikeja a ranar Talata ta yanke hukuncin daurin rai-da-rai...

President Buhari to Embark on Eight-Day Visit to Saudi Arabia, Perform Umrah

On Tuesday morning, President Muhammadu Buhari will begin an eight-day state visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where he is expected to perform...

Senator-Elect Yar’Adua Commits to Delivering Change for Katsina Central District

Senator-elect Abdul’aziz Yar’Adua of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Katsina Central Senatorial District has vowed to deliver on his campaign promises to the...